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Dar al Gani 864
Basic information Name: Dar al Gani 864
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DaG 864
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1999
Country: Libya
Mass:help 382 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H4-5
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 85  (2001)  H4/5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4/5
Recommended:  H4/5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 501 approved meteorites classified as H4/5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB85
  Table 3
  Line 132:
Date:Nov 1999
Latitude:26°57'N
Longitude:16°21'E
Mass (g):382
Pieces:2
Class:H4/5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):18
Ferrosilite (mol%):17
Classifier:L. Folco and C. Ferraris (MNA-SI)
Main mass:anonymous finder
Institutions
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MNA-SI: Museo Nazionale dell'Antartide, Università di Siena, Via Laterina 8, I-53100 Siena, Italy; Website (institutional address; updated 13 Dec 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 85, MAPS 36, A293-A322 (2001)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (26° 57'N, 16° 21'E)
     Recommended::   (26° 57'N, 16° 21'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1046 approved meteorites from Al Jufrah, Libya
     This is 1 of 1502 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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